Mayer Brown Adds Debevoise Insurance Dealmaker

Law360, New York (September 6, 2011, 12:24 PM EDT) -- Mayer Brown LLP announced Monday that it had added former Debevoise & Plimpton LLP insurance, securities and corporate finance attorney Colin Scagell as a partner in its London office.

Scagell's work has focused on transactions involving companies in the insurance sector, particularly cross-border public transactions including takeovers and secondary securities offerings. He will join the firm's corporate and securities practice and its insurance industry group.

Among the deals he has worked on as an associate at Debevoise was The Hanover Insurance Group Inc.'s $474 million acquisition...
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